How to configure Access Control on TD-W9960

Configuration Guide
Updated 05-22-2018 05:44:48 AM 8963
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Access Control is used to block or allow specific client devices to access your network (via wired or wireless) based on a list of blocked devices (Blacklist) or a list of allowed devices (Whitelist).

I want to: Block or allow specific client devices to access my network (via wired or wireless).

How can I do that?

1. Log in the web interface of the modem router. You can refer to How to login to the web management page of TD-W9960

2. Go to Advanced > Security > Access Control and enable Access Control.


3. Select the access mode to either block (recommended) or allow the device(s) in the list.

To block specific device(s)

1 ) Select Blacklist and click Save.

2 ) Select the device(s) to be blocked in the Devices Online table.

3 ) Click Block above the Devices Online table. The selected devices will be added to Devices in Blacklist automatically.

To allow specific device(s)

1 ) Select Whitelist and click Save.

2 ) Click Add.

3 ) Enter the Device Name and MAC Address. (You can copy and paste the information from Devices Online table if the device is connected to your network.)

4 ) Click OK.


Now you can block or allow specific client devices to access your network (via wired or wireless) using the Blacklist or Whitelist.


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